Dandelion Beanie by High Desert Yarn

Dandelion Beanie

Crochet
February 2020
Aran (8 wpi) ?
13 stitches and 9.5 rows = 4 inches
in half double crochet
5.5 mm (I)
0 - 179 yards (0 - 164 m)
Toddler, Child, Adult
US
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This pattern provides a solid introduction to a variety of stitches. The main stitch used in this hat is the Half Double Crochet, however there are 7 additional stitches involved. You will need to understand a basic knowledge of beginner crochet stitches (single crochet, half double crochet, and double crochet). The pattern includes written tutorials to help with the special stitches. There are blog links to photo tutorials if you need help with certain stitches.

The construction of the hat is fairly simple. First, the band of the hat is created in a long rectangle, and stitched together. Then, the body is crocheted on top of the band. Last, the top is woven together to create the crown. A pom pom is optional as a final touch.
 
Overall, this pattern is simple enough for an advanced beginner to grasp, and perfect for an intermediate skilled crocheter.

Materials Needed

  • Yarn--Loops & Threads Impeccable (worsted weight #4, you will need 1 skein each in 2 different colors)
  • Crochet Hook--I/9 (5.50mm)
  • Scissors
  • Tapestry Needle
  • Measuring Tape

Gauge
Always check gauge before starting this project.
Gauge is measured before blocking.

Sizes
Toddler, Child, and Adult

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